Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student must have acquired the necessary elements to know the fundamental syndrome of surgical interest and the main specific diseases that determine them, elaborate diagnostic hypotheses and possess diagnostic-differential capabilities. He must also have learned the general principles of surgical therapy and the specific treatments of the major pathologies.
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and general pathology; Semeiotic knowledge and clinical methodology in general surgery.
Course contents summary
The fundamental surgical interest syndromes and the main specific diseases that determine them, with particular reference to acute pathologies and critical situations
Shock. Acute abdomen. Peritonitis. Intestinal occlusion. Digestive hemorrhage. Intestinal inflammation. Abdominal trauma. General principles of surgical therapy.
Chirurgia, Renzo Dionigi, Elsevier
Gastroenterologia, L. Okolicsànyi e L. Roncoroni, Mc Graw-Hill
Frontal lessons with the use of audio-visual media and discussion in classroom with students.
Assessment methods and criteria